Dreaming of a Real Future

Date: 

Thursday, August 6, 2020, 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Zoom

A panel of immigrants and Dreamers will discuss the unprecedented racism and anti-immigrant sentiment exposed by the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as their hopes for the future of undocumented young people in the United States. 

With a performance of “Yong Yuan” from I Am A Dreamer Who No Longer Dreams by Helen Zhibing Huang and Timothy Steele.

Free, but advanced registration is recommended.
 

Panelists:

  • Ariana Aparicio Aguilar– Research Assistant, IIH
  • Cerise Lim Jacobs– Founder & Librettist, White Snake Projects
  • Jorge Sosa– Composer, I Am A Dreamer Who No Longer Dreams
  • Helen Zhibing Huang– Singer, I Am A Dreamer Who No Longer Dreams and activist, Wear Yellow Proudly.
  • Jennifer Allsopp– Coordinator & Postdoctoral Fellow, IIH; Moderator

This event coincides with the launch of S1.Ep4. of the IIH Immigration & Democracy podcastSing out Strong: Immigrant Voices in the Arts, and a two week streaming of the activist opera, I Am A Dreamer Who No Longer Dreams. 

Both available from this Wednesday July 29th.